Sayed Wazir Ali's (india) Son Khalid Wazir (Pakistan) who retired @19 Passes Away at England

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Sayed Wazir Ali's (india) Son Khalid Wazir (Pakistan) who retired @19 Passes Away at England

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Khalid Wazir passes away aged 84

June 30 2020


Wazir was picked for Pakistan after playing just two first-class matches but never played first-class cricket after the tour, ending his career at the age of 19.

Former Pakistan Test player, Khalid Wazir, has passed away aged 84. He played two Tests in 1954 and was struggling because of prolonged illness

Son of former India Test cricketer - Syed Wazir Ali - Khalid Wazir made his debut against England at Lord's in 1954. He managed to garner just 14 runs from his two games and featured in 18 first-class games, where he made 271 runs in addition to picking up 14 wickets.

Wazir was picked for Pakistan after just two first-class matches but never played first-class cricket after the tour, ending his career at the age of 19. His finest performance came against East Lancashire in the Lancashire league where he bagged 5 for 57. He was born in Jalandhar in 1936 and breathed his last in Chester.

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